I often find myself going back and forth between cameras, setting up one camera and tripping the shutter release while the other camera completes an exposure that requires perhaps a minute. Here is my GTT how I use it most of the time: And then vice versa. Product Highlights Load Capacity: The second image was made through automatic release in 2 seconds. Its light, highly portable, compact and at the same time rigid and stable.

Tripods, Ball Heads and Accessories. The image below takes another look at the lower-positioned leg locks in use without the center column in place. Rated 5 out of 5 by MesaAz from great I bought this for international travel and backpacking. As you can see on the pictures below, the sharpness is similar to above images that were taken with maximum column height. It’s very easy to use, and I like the leg locks. The stopper at the end of one leg fell off during a shoot, since I was in the forest, I was unable to find the stopper.

Since the test setup with a mm lens was causing pretty long shaking, I set the timer to 10s instead of my usual 2s. I know that I’m comparing apples to oranges with the full size tripod, but it is helpful to see what you gain or lose with the smaller size.

Rated 5 out of 5 by Ignacio S. After my return home, I searched the Internet for the part that I needed. The advantages trageler using the center column are the additional height it provides and the quick height adjustment it makes available adjusting one rapid column lock is faster than adjusting three leg locks.

When I decided to purchase a Quadropod, my goal was to have only one support with me during expeditions and trips — for all shooting situations and all kinds of subjects — for wildlife, landscapes, macro. Without this stopper dirt, sand, and water can freely get into gjtzo tripod leg threads. The results of the test are quite surprising.


I’m sure the Gitzo head is better, but this was lighter and much cheaper and still feels very solid and hold my X-T2 with ease. In very windy conditions, I hang my backpack from the center column after retrofitting the hook from my I most frequently use the “Travel” designated Gitzo tripods when I am surprise traveling.

If it doesn’t work, I’ll take some material to a local tailor to copy the dust bag. Nevertheless, the tripod did the job surprisingly well. The breaking point for this upgrade came when a friend wanted my GTT for a trip he was leaving for in a couple of days. Since I was assessing only the capacity of the tripod I didn’t use any head with it. Rapid Center Column The center-column’s locking collar above the tripod chassis makes it easier to adjust the column quickly.

Update Unrecognized Zip Code. If moving quickly, it takes me 15 seconds to take the tripod from folded and retracted to fully extended and ready shoot. This is a very nice tripod. The GTT is composed of 6x carbon fiber for structural strength and rigidity as it absorbs vibration.

Nature Images by Arthur Tiutenko : Gitzo Traveler Series 1

Here is a closer look at the travel tripod specs with a full-sized GTLS included. Enter new zip code to 11 estimated delivery time. The Gitzo Traveler Series 1 tripod, a. I cannot set this up as quickly as I could the G but I suspect that will change as I get more used to it.


Gitzo GT1542T Traveler 6x Carbon Fiber Tripod Review

Lightweight and easy to carry. Satisfied with the Gitzo quality, I bought this to use with my Nikon and Fuji gear and have been extremely happy with its stability, erview with a Nikon mm or Fuji mm. This reduces the length to less than 50 cm.

Reviwe image showed here was made with live view on. My impressions of handling this tripod and the test results that I reported above in this article allow the following conclusions:.

Gitzo GIGTT Traveler Series 1 Carbon Fiber Tripod GTTUS

I got it as replacement for the lost original from Gitzo service. The result was less blurred but also unusable. So, very good for the job were large weight and super stability is not paramount. GTT is probably the best light weight tripod on the market. In Stock Update Location close. Aside from the smaller size, weight loss is the GTT’s positive gain over a full size tripod.

The other two clips demonstrate this. For further details see delivery estimates in cart. The next day it arrived per post, and recognized at once that this time the centre column was identical to the original.

Certainly I preferred the first option, i. The small size makes travel tripods great for tabletop work as well. The GTT is delivered with a long centre column.